[Melbourne-pm] Postcode verification

Brendon Oliver brendon.oliver at gmail.com
Wed Feb 14 20:33:21 PST 2007

On Thursday 15 February 2007 15:22, Leigh Sharpe wrote:
> Hi All,
>  Does anybody know of any method of looking up Australian postcodes?
> I need to validate the input on a postal address, and confirm that the
> postcode given for the suburb is correct.
> A quick search of CPAN doesn't yield anything promising.

Perhaps download the postcode database from:


it's a CSV file which you should be able to readily parse (do I smell a CPAN 
module coming... ;-)


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